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Food Inn

156 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 5060
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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Chinese, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
156 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Interesting choice of food that they serve here. Do see the menu at the photos section. The portion of food was huge. The serving may seem a bit chaotic though as you need to bring the receipt to the server standing behind the food counter.

Thank pushpop
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been eating at this establishment for many years and it is my favorite curry restaurant in town. On Monday evening 8 October 2018, my friends and I came from an event and popped in for a meal. My friend had the beef haka noodles...More

Thank Faisal P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found myself wandering around Long Street in search for food on Sunday afternoon. Luckily I gave this place a try. Food was delicious, served piping hot, and plentiful. This place is nothing fancy but has a great vibe. Will go again.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

It really felt like I was back in Delhi getting Indian food from Food Inn. Quirky and an authentic Indian experience. I had Veg Curry & Naan - sooo good! So if you party up a storm on Long Street, remember to stop by @...More

Thank lynetiab
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I keep it very very cheap and simple when I pop in here. And yes it is a chip roll. Small chips on a garlic Naan bread working out to R 30. Huge small chips. You as an adult man can make two meals out...More

Thank ShaneC2294
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This place is one of those places that hits the craving you have. Open till 4 am, and (being of Indian origin), I can vouch for the yumminess, at least of the Indian section. The lamb sheekh kebabs with naan, and the sweet chilli/garlic sauce...More

Thank Ayesha P
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Don't go here if you want a fancy place on your romantic date or last night in Cape Town. But do visit if you're looking for a no-frills Indian meal - also on Sunday when most of the places along Long Road were either shut...More

Thank Traveleator
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Finally visited the Food Inn after hearing how good their traditional meals are and as an Indian away from home i really expected much muuuch more! Ordered the large mutton breyani which is R60+, take-away and while tucking in I noticed the food: A) was...More

Thank DimishkaJ
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The food is really good. I could not finish a Prawn Sizzler :-) They really serve good portion. Will try other dish next time.

Thank Hadi S
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Great food 👌 great staff 👌 good pricing 👌 Great quantity!!! Love this spot. Just make sure you go to the toliet before you get here!!! Bathrooms can scare a oerson off lol but the Food is alwYs on Point!!!

Thank DanitaA15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 5060
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